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Civil society calls on EU to join Open Government Partnership

Publish What You Fund has sent a letter alongside Access Info Europe, Open Society European Policy Institute,  and 50 international civil society…

Posted in EC, News, open gov, Updates | Posted by: Katie Welford
 

Development Initiatives and Publish What You Fund launch new project to make data easier to compare and use

Development Initiatives and Publish What You Fund today launched a new joint project aimed at improving the way…

Posted in News | Posted by: Katie Welford
 
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Changes to Publish What You Fund’s Board

Fran Perrin stepped down as Chair of the Board at Publish What You Fund at the June 2015 meeting. We…

Posted in News | Posted by: Rupert Simons
 
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Event: Data Standards and Financing for Development

IATI, Publish What You Fund, Open Contracting Partnership, Transparency International, the Global Initiative for Fiscal Transparency (GIFT), and UNDP are…

Posted in Events, Financing for Development, News | Posted by: Katie Welford
 
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Despite progress, U.S. continues to fail aid transparency commitments

Washington, DC – Lack of aid transparency by main U.S. government agencies is hindering development outcomes in some of the…

Posted in News | Posted by: Katie Welford
 
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U.S. compliance with open data: With 6 months left on the clock, who is on track on IATI?

Blog post by George Ingram, chair of our U.S. Advisory Committee & Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution. This blog was originally…

Posted in Blog, News, Road to 2015, U.S. | Posted by: Guest
 
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A final call for a transparent and open Financing for Development

This week, governments are meeting in New York for the final drafting session of the Financing for Development…

Posted in Financing for Development, News | Posted by: Nicholas Winnett
 
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Developing a Homegrown Aid Database: Lessons from Bangladesh

This is a guest blog post by Mehdi Musharraf Bhuiyan of the Aid Effectiveness Unit, Economic Relations Division, Government of Bangladesh.

“It is satisfying to…

Posted in Blog, International Aid Transparency Initiative, News, Updates | Posted by: Guest
 
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The 2015 EU Aid Transparency Review is out!

The 2015 EU Aid Transparency Review finds that lack of transparency by major European donors is hindering development outcomes in…

Posted in ATI, EC, News, Reports, Road to 2015 | Posted by: Katie Welford
 
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Big decisions in the Big Apple

Over the course of 2015, we’re coordinating the Road to 2015 campaign, which aims to up the pressure on governments. We…

Posted in Blog, Financing for Development, News, Road to 2015, U.N., Updates | Posted by: Nicholas Winnett